I have always been fascinated with swarm robots. However, I bet you have not seen swarm robots in this massive scale (1,000 of them working together!)..
Foursquare is already 5 years old (since 2009) and it has made awesome progress. As the first million to join Foursquare, I received an email on the new features..
This is one of the most impressive SWARM (Scalable sWarms of Autonomous Robots and Mobile Sensors) fleet that I have seen. With so many of them, it can fly..
This is what I think future robots should behave. Although different in function, shape and sizes, they are able to communicate and work together to achieve..
Swarm fleet of micro flying vehicles are invading the Switzerland skies. Created by EPFL School of Engineering, these robots are meant to be unmanned and used in rescue work by creating communication network for rescuers.
Mirko Kovac of the Switzerland-based EPFL Laboratory of Intelligent Systems explains in a video the concept of this Glider Robot. Basically at 4.6 grams, it can perch on any surfaces and can detach itself using a motor gearbox.